Proposed road closing under Section 38B Roads Act 1993

25 June 2018

In pursuance of the provisions of the Roads Act 1993, notice is hereby given that Kempsey Shire Council proposes to close the council public road listed in Schedule 1.

Schedule 1:

  • Road bounded by the Bellbrook Hotel on its eastern side, Armidale Road on its northern side, Number 16 Main Street on its western side and the top of the bank of the Macleay River on its southern side.

Upon closure of the road, council intends to sell the land to an adjoining land owner.

All interested persons are hereby invited to make submissions concerning the proposal to the General Manager, Kempsey Shire Council, 22 Tozer Street, West Kempsey, within twenty eight days of the date of this advertisement. Please note that under the provisions of the Government Information (Public Access) Act 2009, such submissions may be referred to third parties for consideration.

Once the submission period is completed, Kempsey Shire Council will consider all duly made submissions before deciding whether to continue with the road closure proposal.

Please direct any enquiries to Ian Russell at Kempsey Shire Council on (02) 6566 3200